Listen to ‘Olivia’s Turn’ on Audible, iTunes & Amazon *Updated*

By |April 25th, 2018|

Listen to Olivia's Turn on Audible, Amazon, or iTunes. THIS ANNOUNCEMENT has been weeks and weeks, and months in coming. The planning, details, and exciting work involved in this project has been all-encompassing. Olivia's Turn is now available on Audible. This novel breaks new ground for my writing. The brutal excavation of the [...]

Stormy in New York

By |April 17th, 2018|

Stormy in New York Sean Hannity operates at Fox News with few rules. He seemingly says and does whatever he wants, even when it embarrasses his own colleagues. With his high ratings come huge headaches for Fox. Case in point: Monday's courtroom revelation about Hannity being a client of President Trump's lawyer Michael [...]

Comey’s Memoir, ‘Pee Tape’ & Mr. Trump

By |April 13th, 2018|

Comey's Memoir, 'Pee Tape' & Mr. Trump “He brought up what he called the ‘golden showers thing’ . . . adding that it bothered him if there was ‘even a 1 percent chance’ his wife, Melania, thought it was true,” Comey writes in “A Higher Loyalty.” [New York Post] IT WAS the most logical defense Donald [...]

Raid on Trump’s Lawyer: Records on ‘Access Hollywood’ Tape Sought

By |April 11th, 2018|

Raid on Trump's Lawyer: Records on 'Access Hollywood' Tape Sought The F.B.I. agents who raided the office and hotel of President Trump’s lawyer on Monday were seeking all records related to the “Access Hollywood” tape in which Mr. Trump was heard making vulgar comments about women, according to three people who have been [...]

Dark Thriller: Ambition, Arousal, & Murder

By |April 7th, 2018|

Dark Thriller: Ambition, Arousal, and Murder Eighteen years after Miramar, the latest community of women to emerge—to find life-changing strength from standing together and speaking out—is comprised of all those who have been breaking their silence about #metoo. Journalists ruptured the dam, but social media—and a newly energized group of determined women—created the [...]

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Stormy Reality Trumps ‘Roseanne’ Fiction

By |March 29th, 2018|

Stormy Reality Trumps 'Roseanne' Fiction In an interview with The New York Times published Tuesday, Ms. Barr said that she decided to turn her character, Roseanne Conner, into a Trump supporter because she felt it was an “accurate portrayal” of the political preferences of many working-class Americans. “I just wanted to have that [...]

McMaster for Bolton, Operation Distract Escalates

By |March 23rd, 2018|

McMaster for Bolton, Operation Distract Escalates “The attribution of Guccifer 2.0 as an officer of Russia’s largest foreign intelligence agency brings the investigation closer to the Kremlin’s doorstep—and to Trump himself.” - Spencer Ackerman [The Daily Beast] WE WERE fortunate to have General H.R. McMaster inside Crazyville for as long as he stayed. [...]

Playboy Bunny Sues AMI to Speak Out on Trump Affair

By |March 20th, 2018|

Playboy Bunny Sues AMI to Speak Out on Trump Affair In an email to The New York Times, her new lawyer, Peter K. Stris, accused A.M.I. of “a multifaceted effort to silence Karen McDougal." ... "The lawsuit filed today aims to restore her right to her own voice,” he said, adding, “We intend to [...]

Survivor, White House Edition

By |March 17th, 2018|

Survivor, White House Edition The lawyer representing the adult film star Stormy Daniels alleges that some of the accusations she's making against President Donald Trump occurred while Trump was in office. [CNN] JEFF SESSIONS had to do it. He fired Andrew McCabe close to 24 hours before retirement. It's hard to forget the [...]

Beyond ‘Lady Bird,’ When Torment Turns Inward

By |March 13th, 2018|

Beyond 'Lady Bird,' When Torment Turns Inward “Trauma is to mental health as smoking is to cancer,” says Steven Sharfstein, past president of the American Psychiatric Association. [Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 2017] THE IMPACT of childhood trauma was the topic Oprah Winfrey chose to discuss on 60 Minutes. Informed by a study in 2017, [...]

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